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The Cubs announced on Friday that they have claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers and outfielder Shane Peterson off waivers from the Oakland Athletics.
This isn’t the NBA. Anthony Rizzo hasn’t spoken to Jon Lester about The Decision yet.
“The best sales pitch I have is we’re a very exciting team,” Rizzo said, “and this is Chicago.”
Less than one year after being named the manager of the Cubs, Rick Renteria was out of a job when the team announced his firing two weeks ago.